It’s just not enough to define Mountain Hardwear as carefully crafted and innovative high performance mountain gear.The brand was founded in 1993 and Countryside Ski & Climb have stocked it since it first came to the UK. The original team shared a passionate core value of a vision of change and invention and this remains at the brand’s heart today.
If you hadn’t previously considered Berghaus as your choice for all adventures, this season all we can say is “OMG!” Forget what you thought you knew and check out their new range of mountain and outdoor clothing at Countryside Ski & Climb this winter. There is some seriously good looking kit and it has absolutely the best in cutting edge fabrics with technology to match.
The north face of a mountain (in the northern hemisphere) is generally considered the hardest to climb due to its aspect and the kudos of this was what eventually came to inspire the naming of the brand The North Face. Established in 1968 in San Francisco, the brand reached UK shores in the early seventies and has continued to be pioneering with quality, performance and innovation at it's core.
For the past 30 years those of you in the know have found Countryside Ski & Climb to be one of the best (or possibly the best) stockists for choice of Patagonia clothing and gear in the UK. Year on year we have seen the brand grow and improve and this winter we are really excited to be showcasing what we believe is their strongest range yet. It seems we always say that, but it really is the truth.
Team GB are second so far in the Paralympic medal tables which is fantastic and at Countryside Ski & Climb we are excitedly awaiting the arrival of the new season’s ranges including showcasing Sherpa Adventure Gear in the UK. So don’t get back into bed this weekend – catch the closing ceremony and get on with planning your next trip, be inspired.
Find inspiration and face your demons (or Dragons…)
At last today sees the start of the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Our 300-strong British team have faced incredible challenges to get where they are today and their success at reaching Olympic level is an inspiration to us all in what’s achievable in sport and life.
What a fantastic week of scorching weather we’ve had here! With only 7 days to go before the start of the London 2012 Paralympics and the August Bank Holiday round the corner, everyone at Countryside Ski & Climb is busting to get outside!
Perhaps you’ll make it to the coast but if it’s just a barbie in the back garden then check out our fantastic deals on summer clothing so at least you look good – whatever the weather!